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Members of the Legislative Council

The Nationals hold seven seats in the Legislative Council. Our team comes with an engaging commitment to the needs of regional communities.

Scroll through the list at the left to learn more about the team fighting for regional NSW in Macquarie Street.


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Niall Blair

Member of the NSW Legislative Council

Niall is currently serving the NSW Government as Minister for Primary Industries, Minister for Regional Water and Minister for Trade and Industry. Niall is a former...

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Rick Colless

Member of the NSW Legislative Council

Rick Colless has been a key part of the NSW Nationals Parliamentary Team since entering the Legislative Council. He has served in a number of roles during this time, and has recently transitioned from Parliamentary Secretary for Natural Resources and...

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Ben Franklin

Member of the NSW Legislative Council

Ben Franklin was elected to the Legislative Council in 2015 as the lead candidate on The Nationals' ticket. In January 2017, Ben was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Renewable Energy and Northern NSW. He is also the current Deputy Government Whi...

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Trevor Khan

Member of the NSW Legislative Council

Trevor Khan was first elected to the Legislative Council in March 2007, and is currently The Nationals' Duty MLC for the Cessnock Electorate. He is respected widely across the Parliament for his work on a number of Parliamentary Committees.  T...

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Sarah Mitchell

Member of the NSW Legislative Council

Since entering parliament in 2011, Sarah has served on numerous committees, as Parliamentary Secretary for Regional and Rural Health and Western NSW and in 2017 appointed the Minister for Early Childhood Education, Minister for Aborig...

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Bronnie Taylor

Member of the NSW Legislative Council

Bronnie Taylor was elected into the NSW Legislative Council in 2015, bringing experience and skills that are making a real difference to regional NSW. In 2016 she undertook the role of Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Communications and Southern ...

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